Counting down to Ashes decider

England

England - Warming up for the biggest match in four years  

Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss - The England captain, dreaming of Ashes glory perhaps?  

Ian Bell, Ryan Sidebottom, Monty Panesar & Steve Harmison

Ian Bell, Ryan Sidebottom, Monty Panesar & Steve Harmison - The roller provides a dual purpose as Harmison and co relax  

Paul Collingwood & Jonathan Trott

Paul Collingwood & Jonathan Trott - Side by side on the pitch and in the batting order  

Stuart Broad, Ian Bell, Andrew Flintoff & Alastair Cook

Stuart Broad, Ian Bell, Andrew Flintoff & Alastair Cook - The England players keep themselves amused  

England

England - The squad are put through their paces in the nets  

Andrew Flintoff

Andrew Flintoff - The all-rounder gets ready for his Test farewell  

Andy Flower

Andy Flower - The team director holds court  

Australia

Australia - The ubiquitous team huddle  

Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting - The Australia captain goes through fielding drills  

Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson - The paceman takes a breather  

Asad Rauf, Billy Bowden & Ricky Ponting

Asad Rauf, Billy Bowden & Ricky Ponting - Ponting and the umpires deep in discussion  

England Andrew Strauss Ian Bell, Ryan Sidebottom, Monty Panesar & Steve Harmison Paul Collingwood & Jonathan Trott Stuart Broad, Ian Bell, Andrew Flintoff & Alastair Cook England Andrew Flintoff Andy Flower Australia Ricky Ponting Mitchell Johnson Asad Rauf, Billy Bowden & Ricky Ponting